The College Football Playoff made its first mistake today… and it’s a major one

Let me tell you how this is going to work. There's some coaching staff and fan base that's going to be boiled over with a righteous fury come late November and early December, they just don't know it yet. Now let me tell you...

Take a video tour of Washington State’s new weight room

Washington State is not Texas. While Pac-12 television money certainly helps, Wazzu needed to emphasize functionality and versatility over outright gaudiness. For that and a host of other reasons, the Cougars were never going to build a new weight room that could double as...

Spurrier: ‘There’s nothing fair about college football’

Steve Spurrier has a way of cutting every issue to its core. He doesn't - or just flat out refuses to - mince words. So in light of the SEC's recent announcement that it would remain with a 6-1-1 scheduling model, college football's Ultimate...

This one is for all the helmet junkies

Franklin College (D-III - IN) head coach Mike Leonard sent a picture out last night "unveiling" their new helmets that they'll be wearing next fall while also jabbing the new uniform / helmet craze of the last decade or so. TeamGriz at Franklin...

Video: Terry Bowden, yodeling, and a laugh track. This must be seen to be believed

It's almost as if God himself was playing a game of Mad Libs up in heaven. Terry Bowden, yodeling, and a laugh track.  Bowden and Akron athletics director Tom Wistrcill recently shot a video where they held a cross-campus conversation through yodeling, and ended...

How involved are GA’s in recruiting at a BCS school? ‘We don’t like yes men around here’

It's almost too perfect. It's almost as if the road was designed specifically for Baylor football.  Driving south on Interstate 35 into Waco, Texas, the road bends one way as you head into downtown, then it bends another way, and suddenly there it is....

Exactly how much is the Big Ten spending on recruiting?

Last night we noticed a tweet from Scott Dochterman, who covers Iowa football for The Gazette with some fascinating figures on Big Ten recruiting expenses. RT @ScottDochterman: B1G football recruiting costs soar - TheGazette http://t.co/czfANiYnKr pic.twitter.com/C6kZqaQMId — FootballScoop Staff (@footballscoop) April 29, 2014...

Big 12 AD on cost of attendance: ‘We’ll have to pass those costs on to our fans.’

Last week, the NCAA moved forward with legislation that would allow Power Five schools to provide cost-of-attendance scholarships for their student-athletes and would allow programs to provide unlimited food for its athletes, scholarship or walk-on. It's a long overdue move that was rightly celebrated....

Use this Jimmy Fallon video to build goodwill on your campus

Robinson Cano used to play for the New York Yankees. Now he doesn't. Back in New York for the first time since inking a mega-deal with the Seattle Mariners, Cano teamed up with NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to play a prank on unsuspecting New...